Police minister, NPA ordered to cough up after KZN teacher sues over spending 13 months in jail on false rape charge

Durban in the News: Police minister, NPA ordered to cough up after KZN teacher sues over spending 13 months in jail on false rape charge: Patrick Buthelezi spent 13 months in jail for a crime he was eventually acquitted of. Now, the NPA and the police minister are going to have to pay him for damages. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Jail time for men who terrorised Glebelands Hostel residents with violence, murder

Durban in the News: Jail time for men who terrorised Glebelands Hostel residents with violence, murder: One of two men accused of terrorising Glebelands Hostel residents with violence and murder will spend 25 years in prison, according to police. Man accused of raping stepdaughter 900 times to spend festive season behind bars: A KwaZulu-Natal man accused of raping his 10-year-old stepdaughter 900 times, is to spend the festive season behind bars after the Verulam Magistrate's Court postponed his case for a month. PICS: Sharks honour … [Read more...]

Kings Park brawler avoids jail over death of former British Royal Marine

Durban in the News: Kings Park brawler avoids jail over death of former British Royal Marine: A man convicted of culpable homicide for killing former British Royal Marine Brett Williams during a brawl at Durban's Kings Park rugby stadium in 2013 has had his conviction overturned and replaced with assault with intent to do grievous bodily harm. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Durban drunk driver who severely injured 2 sisters fights to stay out of jail

Durban in the News: Durban drunk driver who severely injured 2 sisters fights to stay out of jail: A personal trainer from Durban is fighting to stay out of jail after he smashed into the back of a car while drunk, causing severe injuries to two sisters. 'Be choosy in what you study,' Zuma tells school pupils: Former president Jacob Zuma has encouraged black school pupils to follow fields of studies that will empower them to participate "fully" in the economy of the country. Click HERE to submit your Durban and … [Read more...]